A list of some history books in Shipman
Library's reference collection. These books can be useful for
locating background information, statistics or an initial bibliography.
History Reference Books
European History Reference
United States History
For reference books
in other areas of history, please check with a librarian at the
Journals, magazines, and newspapers in
the library building and online.
Books or articles not found in Shipman
Library's collection can usually be obtained through interlibrary
loan. Videos and dissertations can sometimes also be obtained.
There is no charge for this service nor is there any limit on
the number of items that can be requested. Please allow at least
two weeks for materials to arrive. A separate form must be filled
out for each requested item: Book
Request Form and Article
You can locate useful scholarly web resources
through the Academic
Info History Digital Library Directory.